Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger [Peter Bevelin] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Normal wear. May have some highlighting or. Simply the best book on improving your decision making there is. It’s dense and hard to get through if you’re not truly interested, but it’s well worth it. Seeking Wisdom – by Peter Bevelin. ISBN: Date read: How strongly I recommend it: 8/10 (See my list of + books, for more.).

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One of the best books. If you always tell people why, they’ll understand it better, they’ll consider it more widsom, and they’ll be more likely to comply.

This is just Psychology of Business. If people expect something to go wrong with their health, it often does. Once behavior becomes learned, variable rewards strengthen the behavior. Lists with This Book. See all free Kindle reading apps.

Includes underestimating the power in giving people reasons. The Psychology of Misjudgments. Then they move towards it. Frequent near misses are like small reinforcements and make beveiln want to try again and again.

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What do we want out of life? What must happen for my goal to be achieved? We behave in ways that are consistent with how others see us. One of my personal highlights from the book was this paragraph p.


Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin To Munger by Peter Bevelin

Wow Loved it Verified purchase: We take responsibility for our behavior in cases when we are interanlly motivated by satisfaction or interest, when we feel in control, and when we are free from incentives or outside pressure.

The reward changes their perception.

You will double your wisdom by only reading half of the book! Remember what you want to achieve. I’d like to read this book seekig Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? This is one reason why people follow gurus. You see that again and again – that people have some information they can count well and they have other informa As the title promises, the book is full of nuggets of worldly wisdom.

Experiences produce changes in the brain either through new neural connections or through the generation of new neurons. Ever heard of footnotes? I could definitely see it being a bathroom reader.

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Being wise is knowing what to overlook 4 Filters for investing: Probability was a math appendix. Reward people after and not before performance.


Cashback within 3 days from shipment. Dec 16, Tyson Wisdoj rated it really liked it Shelves: I honestly hate when math is pushed to the back of the book.

Have someone tell you when your thinking is wrong. Bias fr eseking framing of first how the mind works in terms of making decisions, then provides a thought-provoking list of “28 Reasons for Misjudgements and Mistakes” that I found very applicable to the work on organizations and systems. Sold by Bookzone India and ships from Amazon Fulfillment.

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Self-Deception And Denial We deny and distort reality to feel more comfortable, especially when reality threatens our self-interest. Since the risk of losing is more motivating than the chance of gaining, we stand a better change changing people if we appeal to their fear of losing something they value – job, reputation, status, money, control, etc.

Getting the Odds on Your Side. Being a professional data scientist, this is wisdomm to always remind myself of.